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En pleno éxtasis, un dios gozoso. /// Xochipilli - Aztec God of Art. Museo Nacional de Antropologia, Mexico City.

Xochipilli - Aztec God of Art. The god of art, games, beauty, dance, flowers…

Máscara de Xipe-totec, tumba 7, Monte Albán: Guatemala/Bogotá

Máscara de Xipe-totec, tumba 7, Monte Albán: Guatemala/Bogotá

Esta gran efigie fue hallada cerca de la estructura conocida como Pirámide de la Luna en Teotihuacan. Aunque algunos autores piensan que se trata de una diosa conocida en culturas posteriores como Chalchiuhtlicue, su identificación no es del todo segura.

from Teotihuacán (Mexico) in the Pyramid of the Moon;

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Xochipilli - Aztec God of Art. The god of art, games, beauty, dance, flowers, maize, and song in Aztec mythology, seated cross-legged on his throne. The name means Prince of Flowers. Origin: Tlalmanalko, Mexico. Location of the statue: Museo Nacional de Antropologia, Mexico City.

Xochipilli - Aztec God of Art. The god of art, games, beauty, dance, flowers…

Xochipilli: Aztec 'Prince of Flowers', Lord of Psychedelic Plants and Master of Sacred Visions. For Xochipilli was also Macuilxochitl - Five Flower - and was thus patron of five magical phenomena- Psychedelic Plants & Sacred Visions (Flowers of the Earth) - Dance & Chanting - Poetry (called 'Flowers and Song' in Aztec metaphor) - Recently departed souls (often depicted as butterflies) and the near afterlife...

Aztec goddess Xochiquetzal "Patroness of Erotic Love" "Goddess of the Flowering Earth". Celebrated during the "Farewell to the Flowers" festival signifying the coming of frost.

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